Teach for America is seeking a Director of Development in Atlanta, GA.
Teach For America is the teacher and leader development organization that supports recent college graduates and aspiring professionals to contribute to the movement for educational equity, beginning as teachers in low-income urban and rural communities across the country. Since 2000, over 3000 Teach for America – Metro Atlanta (TFA MATL) corps members (CMs) have taught close to 200,000 Pre-k-twelfth-grade students. Over 1100 alumni still live and work in the region and support educational equity inside and outside of the classroom. This year, 218 TFA MATL CMs are teaching in 95 schools across three school districts and charter-school partners, affecting the lives of close to 14,000 children and youth.
The Director of Development (DD) will support a regional campaign to raise $6 – $8 million dollars in operating revenue annually. The DD will work closely with the Executive Director and management team to execute the regional strategic and operating plans for development. The DD will join a talented team of leaders and also build meaningful relationships with a broad portfolio of investors and prospects, with a focus on the region’s annual campaign and key corporate, foundation and individual contributors.
To learn more, or to apply online, visit the Teach for America website here.